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Latitude: 51.3503 / 51°21'1"N
Longitude: -0.4278 / 0°25'40"W
OS Eastings: 509582
OS Northings: 162424
OS Grid: TQ095624
Mapcode National: GBR 36.QTZ
Mapcode Global: VHFV4.JBP5
Entry Name: 40 And42, Octagon Road
Listing Date: 16 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191308
English Heritage Legacy ID: 286855
Location: Elmbridge, Surrey, KT12
Electoral Ward/Division: Weybridge St George's Hill
Built-Up Area: Weybridge
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Hersham
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
TQ 0962 BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE OCTAGON ROAD
10/286 Nos. 40 and 42
Almshouse pair. Circa 1912 by Ernest Newton. Red brick, banded with grey brick
between paired central entrances. Recessed brick quoins. Moulded wooden cornices
to hipped tiled roofs with tall end stacks. 1 storey, paired central entrance
bays flanked by casements in outer bays.
Whiteley Village was provided by William Whiteley of Whiteley's stores for thrifty
old folk, and was laid out on an octagonal plan by Frank Atkinson, employing leading
architects of the day.
PEVSNER: BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND, SURREY (1971) pp520-1.
Listing NGR: TQ0958262424
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